Deer Found Trapped in Family’s Pool on Staten Island

Deer Found Trapped in Family’s Pool on Staten Island Oh deer! Donna Laforgia says she found a doe tapped in her pool after noticing a hole in her pool cover. New York Local News and Breaking News Be Heard at Go Home NY Be heard! Leave your apartment, condo, and coop building reviews at Go Home NY! Know a building’s managers are awful? Have the inside line on a perfect building? Anything in between? Express your voice and be heard.…

Puppy Recovering From Being Set on Fire in NJ: Rescue

Puppy Recovering From Being Set on Fire in NJ: Rescue A poor pup is in recovery after being found with burns on his body in an area known for dog fighting in New Jersey, according to Ramapo-Bergen Animal Refuge. New York Local News and Breaking News Be Heard at Go Home NY Be heard! Leave your apartment, condo, and coop building reviews at Go Home NY! Know a building’s managers are awful? Have the inside line on a perfect building?…

The history of Brutalist architecture in NYC affordable housing

The history of Brutalist architecture in NYC affordable housing Stevenson Commons in the Bronx, circa 1976. | Via NYC Municipal Archive A new exhibit looks at a dozen Brutalist buildings created for the Mitchell-Lama housing program Brutalism is one of the more divisive architectural styles, and in New York City, examples of the form range from the sublime—Marcel Breuer’s Whitney building (now an outpost of the Metropolitan Museum of Art), lower Manhattan’s sculpted Chatham Towers—to the imposing but not very…

Tracking the redevelopment of Brooklyn’s Domino Sugar Factory

Tracking the redevelopment of Brooklyn’s Domino Sugar Factory The Domino Sugar Factory redevelopment site. | Max Touhey | The Williamsburg waterfront megaproject is making steady progress Megaprojects are going up all over New York City, and though many of them are in Manhattan (see: Hudson Yards, Manhattan West) the Domino Sugar Factory redevelopment, located along the Williamsburg waterfront in Brooklyn, is also making steady progress. The 11-acre megaproject, developed by Two Trees, includes Domino Park, four new buildings, and a…

NYC Veterans Day Parade Street Closures, Route and More

NYC Veterans Day Parade Street Closures, Route and More Thousands are expected to make their way to New York City Monday to honor those who have served this country among marching bands playing patriotic songs along a sea of waving American flags. Photo Credit: AP New York Local News and Breaking News Be Heard at Go Home NY Be heard! Leave your apartment, condo, and coop building reviews at Go Home NY! Know a building’s managers are awful? Have the…

The Empire State Building Honors Sesame Street’s 50th Anniversary This Weekend

The Empire State Building Honors Sesame Street’s 50th Anniversary This Weekend It’s a big weekend for Sesame Street! On Sunday, November 10, the famously influential show Sesame Street will celebrate its 50th Anniversary. In honor of the milestone, the Empire State Building will light up green and yellow this Sunday night. Adding to the celebratory weekend, today (Friday, November 8) has been named “Caroll Spinney Day” in NYC, honoring the puppeteer and original Big Bird/Oscar the Grouch performer Caroll Spinney!…

NYC’s Newest Escape Game Is An Immersive Experience Unlike Any Other

NYC’s Newest Escape Game Is An Immersive Experience Unlike Any Other The Escape Game is far from your average “escape room” experience.  The new interactive activity in Midtown Manhattan offers five, immersive 60-minute games that put you in the middle of your very own adventure. It’s a one-of-a-kind experience where each room is uniquely designed to transport players to new and different environments, complete with intricate storylines and fun challenges. Players will have to work together to find clues, solve…

In the fabled San Remo, a co-op with Central Park views wants $25M

In the fabled San Remo, a co-op with Central Park views wants $25M The three-bedroom apartment was created by combining two smaller units An expansive apartment in one of the San Remo’s fabled towers has just hit the market, and while it’s not asking quite as much as the penthouse once owned by Demi Moore—which recently listed for a whopping $50 million—it’s still plenty pricey. The more than 5,500-square-foot pad is asking $25 million. This particular unit, 15FE, is a…

81-Year-Old Reading Paper Brutally Attacked on NYC Street

81-Year-Old Reading Paper Brutally Attacked on NYC Street Police are searching for a suspect who was caught on camera randomly attacking a 81-year-old man on a Bronx sidewalk Thursday. Photo Credit: Handout New York Local News and Breaking News Be Heard at Go Home NY Be heard! Leave your apartment, condo, and coop building reviews at Go Home NY! Know a building’s managers are awful? Have the inside line on a perfect building? Anything in between? Express your voice and…

What $675,000 buys in NYC right now

What $675,000 buys in NYC right now Ben Fitchett, courtesy of Compass Five apartments, five NYC neighborhoods Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a weekly column that explores what one can buy for a set dollar amount in various NYC neighborhoods. Is one man’s studio another man’s townhouse? Let’s find out! Today, we’re looking at apartments for sale for around $675,000. Courtesy of Douglas Elliman Chelsea This Chelsea studio is up for grabs for $659,000. It has one bathroom, a walk-in closet,…